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Andy Nelson

Andrew Vaughn Nelson

Position: DB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 180 lbs.

Born: May 27, 1933 in Athens, AL
High School: Athens
College: Memphis   (school history)
Drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the 11th round (126th overall) of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 29 (3392nd overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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All-Pro

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Fine Details  · Last updated Mar 23, 2015 11:04AM
All-Time Rank: #1449. Dave Lutz… #1450. John Nisby… #1451. John Ayers… #1452. ANDY NELSON… #1453. Larry Brink… #1454. Phillip Daniels… #1455. Bob Wetoska… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1957 24 BAL LS 80 12 5 29 0 13 0
1958 25 BAL LS 80 12 8 199 1 69 0 0 0 2 0 0
1959+ 26 BAL LS 80 12 6 33 1 33 0 0 0 1 0 0
1960* 27 BAL LS 80 12 6 47 0 22 0 8
1961 28 BAL LS 80 14 5
1962 29 BAL LS 80 14 4 20 0 10 0 0 1 0 0 0 8
1963 30 BAL LS 80 13 3 37 1 26 0 8
1964 31 NYG 26 14 1 13 0 13 0 3
Career 103 33 378 3 69 0 0 1 3 0 0 32
7 yrs BAL 89 0 32 365 3 69 0 0 1 3 0 0 29
1 yr NYG 14 0 1 13 0 13 0 3

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1958 ❍ 25 BAL DB 1 1
1959 ❍ 26 BAL DB 1 1 1 17 0 17 0
Career 2 2 1 17 0 17 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1960* 27 BAL LS 80 12 3 1 0 1 0.3 1
1961 28 BAL LS 80 14 4 19 0 12 4.8 19
1962 29 BAL LS 80 14 2 22 0 14 11.0 22
Career 103 9 42 0 14 4.7 42
7 yrs BAL 89 0 9 42 0 14 4.7 42
1 yr NYG 14 0 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1958 25 BAL LS 80 12 1 1 6
1959+ 26 BAL LS 80 12 1 1 6
1963 30 BAL LS 80 13 1 1 6
Career 103 3 3 18
7 yrs BAL 89 0 3 3 18
1 yr NYG 14 0 0

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams